This year’s Regent Street Christmas Lights will be switched on by Emmy Award® Winning actor Ty Burrell and Hollywood film director Rob Minkoff. The lights depict the forthcoming DreamWorks Animation film Mr. Peabody and Sherman, an all-new comedy adventure for the whole family directed by The Lion King’s Rob Minkoff, which will be released by Twentieth Century Fox in the UK and Ireland on February 7, 2014.
Regent Street, London, W1 announces that the former Spice Girls Emma Bunton and Melanie C will be re-united live on stage at the Regent Street Christmas Lights switch-on event on Saturday 9 November when they perform ‘2 Become 1’ –- the Girls’ first ever Christmas number one hit. Leona Lewis, Passenger and Eliza Doolittle will perform at the Regent Street Christmas Lights celebrations too. Emma Bunton will also team up with her Heart Breakfast co-host Jamie Theakston from London’s Heart 106.2 as they head a star-studded line up leading into the big switch-on moment where Regent Street will be lit up by the amazing Christmas lights and a spectacular pyrotechnic display to launch Christmas in London’s West End.